Presentations

Presentations
  • “Spotlight on the News—Debate on Proposal #1, the Emergency Manager Law” hosted by Chuck Stokes on WXYZ Channel 7, debate between Fred Leeb in favor of the Emergency Manager Law (PA 4) vs Herb Sanders (attorney for Stand Up for Democracy), against the Emergency Manager Law.
  • “Campaign 2012: Meet the Candidates”, WWJ Newsradio 950 Technology Editor Matt Roush and Lawrence Tech University provided a forum to meet the candidates running in the November 6th election and hear experts debate each of the proposals on the ballot.  Fred Leeb spoke in favor of Proposal #1, the Emergency Manager Law.  http://detroit.cbslocal.com/audio/1022-wwj-plus/campaign-2012-meet-the-candidates-pt4/
  • NPR Panel Discussion on PA4 lead by Jack Lessenberry, also including Brandon Jessup and Eric Scorsone in Flint, MI
  • “Emergency Financial Manager Panel Discussion” presentation to the Turnaround Management Association
  • “Measures to Increase Profitability” presentation to The Business Improvement Group
  • “Implementation of Emergency Financial Manager Act 72, Conditions that Trigger the Act, Strengths and Weaknesses of Act 72” panel discussion for the Turnaround Management Association
  • PNC Roundtable radio show on turnaround issues with Fred Leeb, Ric DeVore, the Regional President, Detroit and Southeast Michigan of PNC Bank and Paul W. Smith on WJR radio (760 AM).  https://vimeo.com/16196907
  • “Emergency Financial Managers/Act 72 vs Chapter 9 Bankruptcy” presentation to the Michigan Association of Municipal Attorneys
  • “Nonprofits in Financial Crises” presentation for Comerica
  • “Executive Leadership and Succession Planning for CEO’s” presentation for the Nonprofit Buzz Radio Show
  • “How Foundations Can Help in Nonprofit Turnarounds” presentation for the Detroit Area Grantmakers Council of Michigan Foundations
  • “Introduction to Nonprofit Budgeting and Finance” for the Comerica Bank Sponsored Presentation for Nonprofits
  • “Introduction to Nonprofit Budgeting and Finance” presentation for the Michigan Nonprofit Association’s Emerging Leaders Program
  • “The Downward Business Spiral if No Positive Actions are Taken” presentation to Comerica Bank lender group
  • “Asset Based Lending, Effective Use of Turnaround Consultants” presentation for Lorman Continuing Education Seminars
  • “Cost Cutting After Having Cut to the Bone”—presentation to the Michigan Nonprofit SuperConference of the Michigan Nonprofit Association
  • “How Should the Board and Staff Come Together to Achieve the Mission of the Agency?”—presentation to the Fresh Air Society Board Retreat
  • “Nonprofit Consolidations–The Time is Now; Increasing Efficiencies and Effectiveness” – presentation to United Way Alliance of Community Service Agencies
  • “Implementing Strategic Planning and Financial Management,”—presentation to Michigan Association of CPA’s
  • “Nonprofits: How to Achieve Success”—presentation to Comerica Bank
  • “Create Value, Not Just Numbers; Financial Perspectives in Collaborating, Managing, Clarifying, Planning, Promoting & Fundraising”—presentation to Nonprofit Enterprise at Work (NEW)
  • “Business Planning”—presentation to the Metro City Community Center Executives at the Houston Biennial
  • “Community Center Business Planning”—presentation to Executive Directors in St. Louis